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Studio@theCenter: Digital Design Skyscrapers!

Center for Architecture

Manhattan Tue, Apr 15, 2014 - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Young people explore architecture through design projects, field trips and building activities during these 3-day programs at the Center for Architecture, held during winter and spring school vacations. Programs are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Amazing Max and the Box of Interesting Things

Manhattan Movement and Arts Center

Manhattan Fri, Nov 29, 2013 - Sat, Apr 19, 2014

The Amazing Max and The Box of Interesting Things bursts with striking visual magic, comedy and loads of audience participation.  Magician Max Darwin makes objects appear out of thin air, defies the laws of physics, and performs miracles inches from spectator's faces. "An awesome and hilarious live magic show" PBS ...

Elegance in an Age of Crisis: Fashions of the 1930s

Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology

Manhattan Fri, Feb 07, 2014 - Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Despite a dire financial and political environment, the 1930s was a period of great stylistic achievement and technical innovation in design. In contrast to the preceding Edwardian era - in which stiff, structured clothes dominated high fashion – 1930s garments were softer, minimally ornamented, elegantly proportioned, and reflected the streamlined ...

Rudolf Stingel

Gagosian Gallery

Manhattan Tue, Mar 04, 2014 - Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Gagosian New York is pleased to present a new exhibition by Rudolf Stingel. This will be the first U.S. presentation of pivotal works in which Stingel engages with the genre of landscape painting. Several of these works were previously exhibited in “Rudolf Stingel. LIVE” at Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin in 2010.

The Stadium

BOSI Contemporary

Manhattan Wed, Apr 09, 2014 - Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Opening Reception: Wednesday, April 9, 6-9 pmBosi Contemporary is pleased to present The Stadium by Jon Plasse, a debut exhibition in New York City, featuring photographs of the original Yankee Stadium. The show’s emotionally charged images highlight Plasse’s frequent visits to Yankee Stadium in the last years of its existence ...

Bernhard Hoesli: Collages

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

Manhattan Tue, Mar 25, 2014 - Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Collages by architect and educator Bernhard Hoesli that illustrate his ongoing exploration of the relationship between painting, architecture, and form, and which parallel his development of the architectural curriculum at the ETH in Zurich

Thirst

Proteus Gowanus

brooklyn Sat, Mar 22, 2014 - Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Proteus Gowanus, interdisciplinary gallery and reading room, presents THIRST, a participatory curatorial project that explores thirsty materials, plants, animals and people. Curated by Parsons The New School for Design professor Lydia Matthews and Current Collective, a transdisciplinary team of graduate students from Parsons The New School for Design, it will ...

I Remember Mama- Play

Transport Group Theatre Company

Manhattan Sun, Mar 16, 2014, 7:00 pm - Sat, Apr 19, 2014, 7:00 pm

I REMEMBER MAMAby John Van Druten Directed by Jack Cummings IIIStarring Barbara Andres, Barbara Barrie, Alice Cannon, Lynn Cohen, Rita Gardner, Heather MacRae, Marni Nixon, Letty Serra, Phyllis Somerville, Dale SoulesSets by Dane Laffrey, lighting by R Lee Kennedy, costumes by Kathryn RohePreviews begin March 16 Opening night: March 30 Closing night: April 20Performance schedule T, W, Th ...

Red Velvet

St. Ann's Warehouse

Brooklyn Tue, Mar 25, 2014 - Sun, Apr 20, 2014

Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, London, 1833. Edmund Kean, the greatest actor of his generation, has collapsed on stage while playing Othello. Ira Aldridge, a young black American actor, has been asked to take over the role. But as the public riots in the streets over the abolition of the Slavery ...

155 Thru the Roof

Theater for the New City

Manhattan Thu, Apr 03, 2014 - Sun, Apr 20, 2014

"155 Thru the Roof," a fanciful comedy with music, will be presented by Theater for the New City, April 3 to 20. Written by award-winning playwright Toby Armour, directed by George Ferencz with music by Peter Dizozza, the play follows the epic adventures of Lily Field, director of Theater ...

Spring Break Crafts & Games

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

Manhattan Tue, Apr 15, 2014 - Sun, Apr 20, 2014

Drop in during regular Museum hours to combine your imagination with common 19th-century materials to make your own creation to take home. Afterward take a tour, explore the Children’s Corner, or play with historic toys and games outside in the garden. Appropriate for all ages. Free with Museum admission; free ...

The Politics of Paint: Landscape Painting in the Soviet Union, 1953-1964

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at The Hebrew Home at Riverdale

Bronx Sun, Feb 09, 2014 - Sun, Apr 20, 2014

This exhibition features 14 works created between 1953–1964 during the Thaw—a period of unprecedented artistic freedom in the Soviet Union following the death of the Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin and the rise of Nikita Khrushchev. Various modernist styles emerged in painting at this time, influenced mainly by Impressionism and Post-Impressionism.